Camellia sasanqua 'Bonanza Var.'
All sasanquas have pink overtones due to their biology, but this one has some of the deepest pink-red flowers of them all. White mottled variegation is caused by a benign virus. Multiple clones of 'Bonanza' exist- this is a larger flowered form which starts to bloom in October.
» Bloom color: Deep pink-red blotched white
» Bloom form: Peony
» Bloom size: Medium, 3 to 4 inches
» Bloom period (NC): Early fall (Oct)
» Growth rate, habit: Vigorous, upright/spreading
» Zones: 7a-9
» Features: Bicolor blooms
» Parentage: Sport of C. x hiemalis 'Bonanza'